LOCATIONS COVERED : Uttarkhand
|Package Duration : 12|
|Day 1 : Arrive Delhi - Rishikesh (230kms/07Hrs) Chardham Yatra|
|Welcome to Char Dham Yatra tour. You will be greeted by Atlas Travel representative, on arrival board the Coach (10:00 PM) and drive to Rishikesh, Overnight Journey to Rishikesh|
|Day 2 : Rishikesh - Barkot (200kms/07hrs)|
|Morning arrival at Rishikesh, after fresh up & breakfast proceed for Sightseeing which covers Shivananda Ashram, Ram Jhoola, Swarg Ashram, Geeta Ashram, LaxmanJhoola. After lunch proceed to Barkot, via Dehradun &Mussoorie. En-route visit Kempty Fall and enjoy the beauty of The Himalayas,(route may be changed as per road condition & traffic) later drive straight to Barkot for night stay.|
|Day 3 : Barkot - Yamunotri - Barkot (45 Kms road/ 06kms Trek)|
|Early morning drive to Jankichatti, the trek starts from here to Yamunotri (6kms). On arrival, Jankichatti leaves the vehicle and start to ascend on trek route either by walk or pony/doli (at own cost). On arrival at Yamunotri purchase, Prasad forms local small shops, then proceed to holy dip in natural hot water spring or river Yamuna (icy cold water). One can cook rice in Surya Kund (hot water spring), dipping in a muslin cloth and take cooked rice home as "Prasadam". Pooja can be offered to mythological Divya Shila. Take blessings of Mata Yamuna and trek down to Jankichatti. Later drive back to Barkot for night stay. Approx charges for Pony: - Rs. 1200 - 1500/- Per Person Approx charges for Doli : - Rs. 4000 - 5000/- Per Person Yamunotri Temple: The temple is dedicated to Goddess Yamuna who is believed supposed to be the daughter of Lord Surya and sister of Yamraj. Maharani Gularia of Jaipur built the temple in the 19th Century. Being at high altitude it was destroyed several times by avalanches in the present century and rebuilt again. Surya Kund: There are a number of thermal springs in the vicinity of the temple, which flows into numerous pools. The most important of these is Surya Kund dedicated to Lord Surya. Divya Shila: According to mythology, river Yamuna came out very first time from Divya Shila. This is worshipping place of Yamuna Mata.|
|Day 4 : Barkot - Uttarkashi (90kms/04hrs)|
|The morning after breakfast depart to Uttarkashi, en route visit PrakateswarMahadev (Shiv Cave) &famous Kashi Vishwanath temple at Uttarkashi. Later drive to the hotel, Overnight stay at hotel. Uttarkashi: Uttarkashi is situated on the banks of holy river Bhagirathi which is a prime tributary of the river The Ganges. This place is associated with Lord Shiva, once he resided here. Some of the important temples worth visiting are Kashi Vishwanath temple, ancient Shakti Mata temple with a huge mythological trident (Trishul), Hanuman temple etc.|
|Day 5 : Uttarkashi - Gangotri - Uttarkashi (100kms/04hrs)|
|Morning proceed to Gangotri (3048mts), en-route enjoy the drive parallel to River Bhagirathi and the most magnificent view of the Himalayas. On arrival at Gangotri have a holy dip in river Bhagirathi (icy cold water). Perform Pooja and Hindu rites at the bank of the river. Then proceed for darshan of Mata Ganga, Lord Shiva, Hanuman, Vinayaka and Bhagirath Maharaj (all temples are within the compound area)have blessings and return back to the parking area board the vehicle & drive back to Uttarkashi. Overnight stay at Uttarkashi. Harsil: Harsil is an unspoiled and hidden jewel of Uttrakhand, dense Deodar forest, gushing water Bhagrati River, chirping of Birds, salubrious environment & pleasant weather makes it a perfect destination. Gangotri Temple: The temple is dedicated to Goddess Ganga who is supposed to be the daughter of Heaven. The temple was constructed by the Gorkha General Amar Singh Thapa in the 18th Century is situated on the right bank of Bhagirathi.|
|Day 6 : Uttarkashi- Sitapur (280kms/ 11 hrs)|
|Early morning drive to Sitapur, on arrival check into hotel, Overnight stay at hotel.|
|Day 7 : Sitapur - Kedarnath to Sitapur (19kms Trek/06 Hrs)|
|Early morning drop to Sonprayag (for trek route)trek starts from here to Kedarnath. Start to ascend on trek route either by walk or pony/doli (at own cost). Helicopter service is also available for Kedarnath, so one can take the helicopter to Kedarnath (at own cost). Tour members should carry personal medicines, heavy woollen, toiletries and clothes. After performing Pooja &Darshan of Shri Kedarnath Ji return to Sitapur. Overnight stay at Hotel. Kedarnath: The Kedarnath shrine, one of the 12 Jyotirlingam of Lord Shiva is a scenic spot situated, against the backdrop of the majestic Kedarnath range. Kedar is another name of Lord Shiva, the protector and the destroyer. According to legends, Pandavas after having won over the Kaurava in Kurukshetra war felt guilty of having killed their brothers and sought the blessings of Lord Shiva for redemption. He eluded them repeatedly and while fleeing took refuge at Kedarnath in the form of a bull, on being followed he dived into the ground, leaving his hump on the surface. The remaining portions of Lord Shiva appeared at four other places and are worshipped there as his manifestations. The arms appeared at Tungnath, the face at Rudranath, the belly at Madhmaheshwar and his locks (hair) with the head at Kalpeshwar. Kedarnath and the four above-mentioned shrines are treated as Panch Kedar. Approx. Charges for Pony: - Rs. 3000 - 4000/- Per Person Approx. Charges for Doli : - Rs. 5000 - 7000/- Per Person|
|Day 8 : Sitapur to Pipalkoti (120kms/06Hrs)|
|Morning at leisure, today depart in the afternoon (around 12:00hrs noon) to Pipalkoti, on arrival check into the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.|
|Day 9 : Pipalkoti - Joshimath - Badrinath (80kms/04 hrs)|
|Morning drive to Badrinath-route visit Joshimath (NarshimhaTemple) & Vishnu Prayaglater drive to Badrinath& visit Mana Village(India's last village towards Indo-Tibetan border)which includes Vyasa Gufa, Ganesh Gufa, Bhimpul, Saraswati river etc. thereafter check into hotel & free to explore the Badri Valley & visit Badrinathtemple after a holy dip in Taptkund. proceed through the colourful entrance of the temple have Darshan of Badrivishal along with Ganesh, Kubera, Garuda, Narada, Udhhav, Nar & Narayan. Also see other small temples inside the temple compound i.e. Laxmimata, Nar-Narayana, Hanuman, Ghantakarn and Kaamdhenu. One can get Charnamirt (abhishekamjal) inside the compound. Brahamakapal is significant for Pinddam Shraddh of ancestors (Pitrus), one can perform rite here. Badrinath: one of the 'Four Dhams' is one of the most celebrated pilgrimage spots of the country and is situated at an elevation of 3,133 meters, guarded on either side by the two mountain ranges are known as Nar & Narayan with the towering Neelkanth Peak providing a splendid backdrop. This revered spot was once carpeted with wild berries, thus the place got the name "Badri van", meaning "forest of berries". TaptKund: Natural thermal springs on the bank of the river Alaknanda, where it is customary to bathe before entering the Badrinath temple. Narad Kund: A recess in the river, near TaptKund, forming a pool from where the Badrinath idol was recovered by Jagad Guru Shankaracharya and established in temple. Brahma Kapal: A flat platform on the bank of river Alaknanda. Hindus perform propitiating rites for their deceased ancestors. Sheshnetra: 1.5kms away from the temple a boulder having an impression of the the legendary serpent, better known as the Sheshnag's eye. Charanpaduka: 3kms. Away is a beautiful meadow where the footprint of Lord Vishnu is seen on a boulder. Mata MurtyTemple: Devoted to the mother of Sri Badrinathji. Other important temples include SeshNetra Temple, Urvashi Temple and Charanpaduka. ManaVillage: Inhabited by an Indo-Mongolian tribe, it is the last Indian village before Tibet. BhimPul:- On the other side of Mana village, a massive rock forming a natural bridge lies over the roaring Saraswati river. It presents a spectacular view of water thundering down through the narrow passage under the rock and is believed to have been placed there by Bhim, the second eldest among the five Pandava brothers. Vyas Gufa (cave): Near Mana village, there is a rock-cave where Ved Vyas is believed to have composed the Mahabharata and the pauranic commentaries.Joshimath: Is situated on the slopes above the confluence of Alaknanda and Dhauliganga. Joshimath is one of four 'Maths' established by Adi Shankaracharya. There are many temples in the township most important is the temple of Narsimha in the commotion of Lord Vishnu. The left arm of this deity withers with time and the popular belief holds that the day arm completely withers Badrinath valley will cease to exist and the Godsresidence will transfer to neighbouring Niti Valley at BhavishyaBadri.|
|Day 10 : Badrinath - Srinagar (170 Kms/07hrs)|
|The morning after breakfast &Darshan of Badrivishaltransfer to Srinagar, en-route visit Karanprayag, Nandprayag, Rudraprayag&DhariDevi temple. On arrival check-in at the hotel, overnight stay at hotel. Vishnuprayag: It is the confluence of river Dhauliganga and Alananda& one the PanchPrayag. Nandprayag : It is the confluence of river Nandakani and Alananda& one the PanchPrayag. Karanprayag: It is the confluence of river Pinder and Alananda& one the PanchPrayag. Rudraprayag: It is the confluence of river Mandakiniand Alananda& one the PanchPrayag.|
|Day 11 : Srinagar - Haridwar (135 kms/05 hrs)|
|The morning after breakfast drive to Haridwar, en-route visit Devprayag the confluence of Alaknanda and Bhagirathi. Here the onwards downstream river is called The Ganges, later transfer to Haridwar, on arrival proceed to perform ritualistic bathing on the banks of the pious river the Ganges and join the enchanting evening Aarti at Har-ki-Pauri. Brahma Kund, the spot where the Amrit (nectar) spilt out of the pitcher, is located at HarkiPauri and is considered to be prime ghat of Haridwar, if time permit one can visit Manasa Devi temple. After dinner, board the Coach to Delhi, overnight journey.|
|Day 12 : Arrival - Delhi|
|Morning arrival at Delhi (05:00 AM).Here tour ends here with happy memories to be cherished forever.|
|Standard Package Cost: 27300|
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|Deluxe Package Cost : 29000|
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|Terms And Conditions :|
Last updated: 20th of April,2020
Personal assistance by Atlas Travel representative on arrival.
Neat, Clean, Hygienic Accommodation on Double Sharing basis (As per Family wise).
All transfers/tours services by Air-Conditioned vehicle &may be change as Per Group Size& road condition.
The air-conditioning will be operational only Delhi - Rishikesh & Rishikesh - Delhi.
All Veg. Meals, Daily Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Morning& Evening Tea/Coffee (in our hotels only).
Caring Tour Manager throughout the tour.
Local Guide at Rishikesh for local Sightseeing.City Hotel/ similar No of Nights
01 Liter Mineral water per Day.
Sightseeing as per above Itinerary.
All-inclusive (Fuel, Driver Allowance, Parking Toll Tax, State Tax.)
All currently applicable hotel tax and Transportation tax.
Expenses of personal nature such as tipping, porters, laundry, telephones, Cameras fees. etc
Any kind of insurance.
Any claim or delay charges due to natural calamities, landslide, road blockage etc. Or any other things which are not mentioned in the cost included column.
Meals at Kedarnath (our catering team cannot reach there)
If due to any reasons beyond our control like a landslide, traffic jams, flood, riots, political unrest, bandhs, helicopter unavailability or bad weather conditions, accidents or any other natural or man-made misfortunes, program will be needed to be changed or extended. the additional expenditure for the same will have to be borne by the passengers directly. Due to these reasons, we may cancel some sightseeing places, there shall be no refund for the same
Any charges of the train, helicopter, auto charges at Rishikesh & Haridwar, ropeway ticket of
Manasa/Chandi Devi, Doli &pony etc.
GST @ 5% applicable on total billing.